MADONNA TO DIRECT!
Madonna, the director? According to Variety.com, that is going to soon be the case. The Web site reports that Madge is set to write and direct a movie titled W.E., about the former King of England Edward VIII. Up In The Air star Vera Farmiga is slated to star in the flick. Learn more at www.Variety.com.
MADONNA ON A REALITY SHOW
NBC’s newest show, The Marriage Ref, is going to have a special guest appearing on an episode. Madonna’s spokesperson confirmed to the Associated Press that Madge will be on an episode of the upcoming reality show, which features celebrities and referees trying to help married couples work out conflicts. The series premieres after the Olympics but as yet, there are no further details on Madonna’s appearance available.
GAGA HAS ANOTHER NUMBER ONE DANCE SONG
Lady Gaga’s song “Telephone” has reached number one on the Billboard Hot Dance/Club Play chart, her fifth single in a row to do that. The tune, which of features Beyonce, joins “LoveGame,” “Paparazzi,” “Poker Face” and “Bad Romance” as songs at the top of that particular chart. Learn more at www.GagaDaily.com.
LIFEHOUSE DOES DALLAS
The NBA All-Star Game was in Dallas, Texas over the weekend, and it brought some pretty big-name celebs to the Big D. The guys from Lifehouse were there, and have posted some videos from their experience on their Twitter account. Check them out now at www.Twitter.com/LifehouseMusic.
BEHIND THE SCENES WITH ROB THOMAS
Want to see what went on behind the scenes at the video shoot for Rob Thomas’s latest single “Someday?” Well now you can, as the matchbox twenty frontman has posted some footage on his official Web site. Check it out now at www.RobThomasMusic.com.
MICAHEL FRANTI GOES TO THE MOVIES
Just like Kelly Clarkson did last week, Michael Franti took some time out of his day to head to the theater to watch the new flick Valentine’s Day. The singer-songwriter wrote on his Twitter account that he thought it was “actually quite good” and that it “won him over.” His hit song, “Say Hey (I Love You),” is featured on the soundtrack, which is in stores now.